Ms Thandi Vivian Tobias

Formerly: National Assembly

Thandi Vivian Tobias

About Thandi Vivian Tobias

Ms Tobias-Pokolo obtained an Advanced Diploma in Economic Policy from the University of the Western Cape, Economics and Public Finance Certificate at the University of South Africa and Leadership Communication Certificate at Rhodes University. During her stay in Parliament, she has served as Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Defence, Member of the Joint Monitoring Committee on the Improvement of Quality of Life and Status of Children, Youth and Disabled Persons and also the Standing Committee on Public Accounts.

Ms Tobias served as Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry from 2009 - 2014

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Politician Activity

Attendance of committee meetings:

2019 committee attendance as mp

85% attendance rate (11 of 13 )

2018 committee attendance as mp

85% attendance rate (55 of 65 )

2017 committee attendance as mp

75% attendance rate (52 of 69 )

2016 committee attendance as mp

88% attendance rate (58 of 66 )

2015 committee attendance as mp

83% attendance rate (50 of 60 )

DISCLAIMER: This information has been obtained via the Parliamentary Monitoring Group. PMG makes every effort to compile reliable and comprehensive information, but does not claim that the data is 100% accurate and complete.

What they said in committee meetings:

What are committee meetings?

Committee meetings are planned events where real-world impactful work happens such as law-making, oversight and public participation - which are all cornerstones of the work our MPs do. Although often citizens focus on the public debate taking place in main chambers, the majority of MPs' time is spent working within committees. Here is a place to see what your committee is saying.

Ms T Tobias (ANC) felt there were no substantive reasons why there should be further delays in processing the Bill, ...

Ms T Tobias (ANC) said there was need for the modelling of the various macroeconomic indicators on a regular basis ...

Questions asked to ministers:

What are questions asked to ministers?

Written questions and feedback are essential tools used by MPs for oversight and hold the executive accountable. This oversight mechanism allows MPs’ to extract detailed information that would normally be difficult to comprehend through oral engagement. You can see the questions that your MPs are asking here.

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Plenary appearances:

What are plenary appearances?

Plenary sessions are forums that have been created for the purpose of public debate and decision-making. This mechanism is used to convey the messages of our MPs within main chambers on important decisions, like how they vote.

But, hon Deputy Speaker, Gwen is talking about the private parts of men!

Hon Deputy Speaker, hon members, the debate on the fiscal framework is an important pace setter for any government as it sets policy from a micro economic perspective. This policy ...

Declaration of interests

What are declaration of interests?

Annually, MPs are required by parliament to register their financial interests and gifts received in their official capacity. Due to the significant influence of the role that MPs take on, there may be times when their personal or business interests become in conflict with the duty prescribed to them as elected officials representing the public interest. You can see what interests your MPs declared here.
Source Description Value

ABSIP

Book

Unknown

Brent Styan

Book

Unknown

Description Extent Location

House

Residential

Bloemfontein

Source Public/Private

Sanlam

Private

Political Office Bearers Pension Fund Public

Description Extent Location

House

9 Roomed Dwelling

Bloemfontein, Free State

Description Extent Location

House

Normal

Bloemfontein

Source Description Value

DTI

Photo

Unknown

Description Extent Location

House

Normal

Bloemfontein

Source Description Value

Mileston Kitchens

Kitchen cabinet for gas cooker

+-R5 000

Mr K Lekhu

Breville stir fryer [b-day gift]

Unknown

Small bowls [b-day gift]

Unknown

Towel [b-day gift]

Unknown

Mr J Mfubi

Watches x 2 [b-day gift]

Unknown

Description Extent Location

Private House

Normal

Bloemfontein

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature

R6 506.00

1

Old Mutual

Investment

Source Description Value

Old Mutual

Book

Unknown

Rob Davies

Flowers

Unknown

Description Extent Location

House

Normal

Bloemfontein

Source Description Value

M Manana, MP

Handbag

Unknown

Sugar Industry

Map

Unknown

Dti - Egypt

Clutch bag

Unknown

Dti Agency

Document bag

Unknown

Source Description Value

Shanduka Black Umbrella

Picture

+-R2000

Coco Cola

Match ticket

Unknown

Description Extent Location

House

Normal

Bloemfontein